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Changes to independent UBC research institute reversed after director resigns

CBC reported that the board of the Peter Wall Institute at UBC has reconsidered some changes that its former director said would threaten academic independence.

UBC Okanagan engineering students hope to stop donation-bin deaths

Several media outlets published articles about engineering students at UBC’s Okanagan campus who are designing safer clothing donation bins in the wake of a series of injuries and deaths of people […]

UBC Museum of Anthropology built on World War II military base

An article about UBC’s Museum of Anthropology appeared on the Daily Hive. The museum, designed by Arthur Erickson, is built on the foundations of a military base constructed for World […]

Five UBC students awarded prestigious Women in Technology Scholarships

Georgia Straight reported on five UBC students who were among 10 women to have been awarded Women in Technology and Indigenous Women in Technology Scholarships. The program is funded by the […]

UBC’s ‘liber-old’ Patko helping young T-Birds remain relevant on court

The Province interviewed Samantha Patko, a libero on the UBC women’s volleyball team who is helping mentor a new generation of players.

Big data a boost for TCM

China Daily featured UBC alumnus Nevin Zhang Lianwen. Zhang earned a PhD in computer science at  UBC and is now a leader in developing artificial intelligence.